THOMAS LINLEY the younger (1756-1778): The Song of Moses, Let God Arise.
Catalogue Number: 08K039
Reference: CDH 55302
Description: Moses (1778) was one of Linley''s last works. A grand oratorio in Handelian style, it contains a varied range of arias alongside choruses which are at once expertly written and intensely dramatic while Let God of 1773 is a large-scale anthem after the style of Handel or Boyce. Texts included. Julia Gooding, Sophie Daneman (sopranos), Andrew King (tenor), Andrew Dale Forbes (bass), Holst Singers, The Parley of Instruments; Peter Holman. Original 1998 Hyperion release.